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Field Application Specialist


Role Description

Japan Application Team at Nova is looking for a Field Application Specialist (Creative and Pro-active one)

  • Nova provides insights into process control in the world’s most technologically advanced industry. We employ physics, math, algorithms, software and hardware expertise to redefine the limits of possible in semiconductors’ manufacturing.
  • We invite you to join our dreamers and winners! Brilliant high- aimers who see impossible as the starting point to exciting challenges and work together in multidisciplinary global teams to find answers.
  • We dive deep, into the nanometric and atomic levels, to extract unique insights and provide our customers and partners with crucial decision-making data. Each and every one of us helps redefine what people can achieve through technology.


You will be joining “Application Team “

  • Supporting each other anytime is our culture; plan as a team is our tradition.
  • We supply creative ideas to fulfill customers’ requests and promote company’s products.
  • We contribute the support and provide unique customer value around in Japan Application Team.
  • We take everyone is important partner and respect each other’s’ opinion.
  • You can learn the advance technical skills and collaborate with leading customers across the globe.
  • Teamwork is ours’ spirit; we are the team to make impossible to possible.
  • Come as you are, do what you love and grow with team.

What will you do as “Field Application Specialist”?

  • Supply/Sustain OCD / XPS / Raman / SIMS metrology solution support multiple modules, i.e., Litho/CMP/Etch/Dep based on business need
  • Communicate and establish good relationship with customers for process & issue understanding.
  • Involve up-to-date new metrology technics / products / applications and perform pre-sales demo / presentations to
  • customers.
  • Co-work with HQ or other subsidiaries (i.e., IL/US/CN/JP/SG) to develop new application solutions, able to support / work abroad.
  • Pro-actively maintain semiconductor knowledge from industry and international academic conferences.
  • Be highly sensitive in collecting market information.
  • Own presales activities for tools adoption/utilization.
  • Be flexible to cross-divisional activities per company’s requirements.

What will make you succeed in the role?

  • Continuous Learning: Never stop growing.
  • Open-Minded Collaboration: Communicate well, work effectively in teams.
  • Resilience under Pressure: Thrive in high-pressure situations.
  • Customer-Centric Focus: Prioritize excellent customer service.
  • Autonomy and Interpersonal Skills: Work independently yet excel in interactions.
  • Always think out-of-box and Dare to Dream, Dare to WIN!


o  Education: Above master’s degree in physical, Chemistry, Material Science Engineering or Chemical Engineering background

o  Experience: Experience in metrology/inspection and experience in Semiconductor industry is a big plus.

o  Knowledge: Basic knowledge with semiconductor process, good project management/leadership skill

o  Flexibility: Willing to travel to various regions for customer support activities or trainings

o Language: Proficient in English, Japanese both written and verbal. Basic Mandarin verbal skill is a big plus. 

We’re committed to building a diverse organization with a unique sense of belonging. We are committed to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals. We simply want you to be YOU and Proud of who you are.

If you need assistance due to a disability, you may contact us at Talents@novami.com

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